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Jan 11, 2013 4:00pm PST
and i'll tell you how to survive. it has given employers an excuse to cut down on healthcare. here in guthrie oklahoma. >> they said that nobody was considered full time. everybody was considered part time. we would be cutting everybody's hours back to 28 hours or less due to obama-care. >> cenk: so they're saying sad day for you guys. it's all obama's fault that we're doing this. let's bring a gift guest sirita, gupta, great to have you with us. >> thanks so much. >> cenk: no problem, let me ask you what the employers are doing here. are you buying it? they're saying well because of the healthcare situation we have so much more money we have to pay. that's why we have to take it out on the workers? >> you know, first of all i'm not surprised this is the way inters are respondingemployers are responding. i think they're using the affordable care act as an excuse to go after the employment they've long time sought after low pay no benefits, shifting the burden of costs on the workers themselves. i don't buy it. i think ultimately what they're saying is that businesses can only succeed
Jan 12, 2013 6:30pm EST
such as education and healthcare. >> how important is speed when it comes to improving our economy? >> it depends on a variety of uses. take the medicine for example. we are moving to a place and that is great. when it comes to other things we want to incorporate, we need much faster networks. the other day, bill clinton was saying, we cannot expect our businesses to compete internationally if they only have access to servers less the speed of korea. >> why? >> we all know what we are after. we just need to get there faster. it is cheap to buy the energy. and also the energy that you're buying is not polluting the atmosphere are driving up the temperatures or producing droughts or health-related effects from air pollution. we all know this -- we know what we are after. how will be get there? the way we describe it in the book is simple. can you have the federal government to buy the things that are and give them away? not practical and not going to happen. we do not have the ability to add to the deficit. you have to open the door to private investment to do this job. >> and the te
Jan 11, 2013 7:00pm EST
documentary titled "escape fire: the fight to rescue american healthcare." it's currently available in select theaters, on itunes and video on demand. c-span: matt heineman, one of the things that her bio sheet is you've developed a multimedia undertaking other young americans project. what was there? >> guest: thursday project called our time. i actually studied history in college. i do intention of being the filmmaker. i actually wanted to be a teacher and i got rejected from teacher erika inserted was sitting around trying to decide what to do and we had this plan to drive across the country for three months of interviewing kids from all walks of life to figure out what our generation is about to get sponsorship money, bought an rv and ended up driving around the country. that was my first film. i learned a ton about filmmaking , a ton about life and i fill them up with the process. with a blogger, you know, shot a film, church raided the. from that film, it led me to his job at hbo and started me down this crazy path of making documentary films. c-span: one question about teach
Jan 12, 2013 1:00am PST
flu outbreaks cost u.s. employers $10.4 billion in healthcare costs, according to the centers for disease control. but this year is expected to be far worse. that figure does not include the cost of lost worker productivity. >> reporter: to make matters worse, many employees are reluctant to call in sick, for fear of losing their jobs. so they continue going to work, delaying their recovery and infecting others. some businesses have so many sick workers. they're severely understaffed and are scrambling for back-up plans. >> it's a perfect storm. companies are already quite lean in terms of their abilities to duplicate work if somebody is out. and this year's flu season isç three times what the normal levels are for flu. >> reporter: doctors also have some recommendations forç companies trying minimize the impact of the flu on theirç workforce. >> if your employee is sick, they should stay home. you should recommend that your employees get the influenza vaccine, if they haven't done so already. >> reporter: and that's advice i personally took to heart today. erika miller, "n.
Jan 12, 2013 4:30am PST
in the field of healthcare or nursing from capella university, you'll have the knowledge to advance your career while making a difference in the lives of patients. let's get started at >>> time now to take a look at the top cnn trends on the web this morning. >>> do not pass go. do not collect 200. your favorite monopoly piece could be forced to go to jail forever if you don't vote for it. >> hasbro, the maker of the board game, is replacing one of the tokens with one that is, quote, more representative of today's monopoly players. and it wants fans to vote on facebook for the piece they want to save. voting ends. >> i like to save all of them except the thimble. >> i would save the dog. save the little dog. >>> reportsative lion -- speaking of dogs, reports of a lion on the loose in norfolk, virginia, turned out to be slightly exaggerated. some people called 911 to report a lion roaming the streets. >> i would like to report a lion sighting. >> i just saw an animal that looked like a small lion, had the mane and everything. >> i just saw a baby lion on colley avenue an
Jan 12, 2013 9:00am EST
, 75-year-old map saying i want to get government out of my healthcare. of course government is already in their healthcare through medicare. the reason we have medicare is because of the democratic party in the 1960s under lyndon johnson that put that through. we have social security because of the democratic party in the 1930s under fdr. so there's a rich tradition of doing these kinds of things by the democrats. there's no doubt the party is not as populist based as it once was. whether the country as a whole has shifted that much or whether they were reading the wrong clips in the media, frankly i'm not sure we can tell you what it was but there definitely has been a shift in that sense. >> host: this e-mail from ron, all of your subjects seem to be basically revelations of corruption of american stereotypical ideal. what you believe is more the norm, corruption 0 idealism? aren't you driven to be per reppally pessimistic about the future of america by your work? >> guest: i don't see how -- anybody could be anything other than pessimistic when you look at healthcare, which
Jan 12, 2013 4:00am PST
challenges, do you want to back away or take charge? with a degree in the field of healthcare or nursing from capella university, you'll have the knowledge to advance your career while making a difference in the lives of patients. let's get started at stress sweat is different than ordinary sweat. it smells worse. get 4x the protection against stress sweat. introducing new secret clinical strength stress response scent. [ bop ] [ bop ] [ bop ] you can do that all you want, i don't like v8 juice. [ male announcer ] how about v8 v-fusion. a full serving of vegetables, a full serving of fruit. but what you taste is the fruit. so even you... could've had a v8. >>> the white house rejected an official petition for the u.s. to build a planet destroying space station. star wars fans signed a petition on the website garnering an official response. the head of the white house budget office of science and space brank says the administration shares your desire for job creation and a strong national defense but a death star isn't on the horizon. the administration doesn't suppor
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Jan 12, 2013 1:00pm PST
negotiations and attempt at serious negotiations to slow the rate of spending on healthcare entitlements, medicare principally, in a dollar for dollar way with increases in the debt. president says he won't make eight straight trade. he won't describe it as a straight tradeoff. he want to de-couple about future discussions entitlements. whether they can come to an agreement whether it should be described one for one trade or two different ajsz is one of the reasons for the standoff. there is going to be a serious, i think, that is unvoidable there will be another attempt at this spring to rein in some of these entitlement spending and healthcare spending that is really the driving problem of our deficit and which they have gotten close to. >> jamie: it sounds like the way you are describing it, this the last point i would love for you to clarify -- even if we handle it right now we could be back here again at $18 trillion? >> we could be back here often. the law says in theory that congress has to permit borrowing. there is no chance under any of these scenarios our debt is not going to
Jan 12, 2013 5:00am PST
you want to back away or take charge? with a degree in the field of healthcare or nursing from capella university you'll have the knowledge to advance your career while making a difference in the lives of patients. let's get started at >>> tomorrow on "cbs this morning" sunday morning i'll have a conversation with scarlett johansson where she's starring in "cat on a hot tin roof." >> just to see that -- >> it was very exciting. >> a lot of people are jealous. i want to give you a sense now of what norah o'donnell has in store for you on monday morning, "cbs this morning." >> good morning. on monday las vegas is losing its title as the gambling capital of the world. we'll visit the new number one, macau. >>> plus five things choosing a doctor online. for one thing, don't trust the reviews. we'll see you on monday on "cbs this morning." >> next week a preinaugural edition of "cbs this morning." we'll be in washington one day before barack obama is sworn in for his second term as president. we're going to leave you now with another tune from shelby lynne. the title track from
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